Penn State Health RN/Registered Nurse - Plastic Surgery Clinic in Hershey, Pennsylvania
Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center
Work Type: Part Time
Hours: 8:00A - 4:30P
Recruiter Contact: Ryan Hartnett at email@example.com
P enn State Health Plastic Surgery Clinic
Penn State Medical Group is the multi-specialty group practice of the Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center. We are a physician-directed organization that fosters a collegial multi-specialty group philosophy of care. Our purpose is to ensure excellent, accessible, and cost-effective patient care for the greater good of the communities we serve. The Medical Group supports the educational and research mission of the Penn State College of Medicine and strives to recruit and retain the highest quality physicians and staff. We work as a team to position our practice sites and our employees to respond effectively to the ever changing health care environment, create opportunities for best practice, and provide the highest standard of care to our patients.
Located in Hershey, PA, Hershey Medical Center is part of a strong community that is enriched with socially-minded organizations and individuals working to create a wonderful place to live. In the heart of Central Pennsylvania, Hershey is a combination of rural, suburban and city living that is within a short distance to some of the busiest east coast cities including New York, Washington DC and Philadelphia. To learn more, visitpennstatehealth.org.
J OB SUMMARY:
Staff Nurses in the Plastic Surgery Clinic are responsible for assessing, planning, implementing and evaluating nursing care to a designated group of patients. The RN’s provide treatment for a wide range of conditions, both congenital (birth defects) and acquired (including tumors, traumas and aging). The staff nurse will be responsible for providing clinical expertise and establishing standards of nursing practice for the care and management of skin and wound management in the outpatient setting.
M INIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:
Registered Nurse with a license to practice professional nursing in the state of Pennsylvania or a Registered Nurse from another state with a Temporary PA Practice Permit
6months of experience working as a RN
P REFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:
OR, Surgical or Plastic Surgery experience preferred
P HYSICAL REQUIREMENTS*:
Able to sit occasionally; stand constantly; walk frequently.
Able to lift/carry 0-10 lbs frequently; 11-50 lbs occasionally.
Able to push/pull 0-20 lbs frequently; 21-75 lbs occasionally.
Able to climb occasionally; reach constantly.
Able to use hand for simple/firm grasping.
*Appended to this job description is the Work Task Analysis that further describes the physical requirements appropriate for this role.
I n addition to a rewarding career, we also offer great benefits including but not limited to:
Paid Time Off and Personal Time
Medical Benefits (No waiting period)
Dental and Vision Benefits
Penn State University Tuition Assistance (Full-Time Employees)
Elder Care/Child Care Resources
Company Sponsored 401K
Relocation Bonus for those who qualify
This job description is a general outline of duties performed and is not to be misconstrued as encompassing all duties performed within the position. All individuals (including current employees) selected for a position will undergo a background check appropriate for the position's responsibilities.
P enn State Health is fundamentally committed to the diversity of our faculty and staff. We believe diversity is unapologetically expressing itself through every person's perspectives and lived experiences. We are an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender identity or expression, marital status, national or ethnic origin, political affiliation, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, veteran status, and family medical or genetic information . If you are unable to use our online application process due to an impairment or disability, please call 717-531-8440 between the hours of 8:30 AM and 4:30 PM, Eastern Standard Time, Monday – Friday, email firstname.lastname@example.org or download our Accommodation Instructions for Job Applicants PDF for more detailed steps for assistance.
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